The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 72 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.34% 1.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 6.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 78 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.92% 16.77% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 111
Average salary £34,750 £27,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.22% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 2 £50,000 -
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) F5
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (54.55%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) OSPF
5 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 6 (54.55%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) BIG-IP
6 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) VPN
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) Network Security
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 3 (27.27%) Veeam
8 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) OSPF
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) BIG-IP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) FWSM
7 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) VTSP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (18.18%) Foglight
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) F5
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Veeam
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Mitel
4 3 (27.27%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Trend Micro
6 1 (9.09%) BT
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks